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August 29, 2016

Basic dictatorship

Ottawa, ON – David Anderson, Member of Parliament for Cypress Hills–Grasslands and Official Opposition Critic for Human Rights and Religious Freedom; the Official Opposition critic for Foreign Affairs, the Hon. Peter Kent, Member of Parliament for Thornhill; and Vice-Chair of the Sub-Committee on International Human Rights, David Sweet, Member of Parliament...

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August 26, 2016

Kill All Jews Now” is an Acceptable Message, Facebook Says

Facebook has determined that a graphic explicitly calling for the genocide of all Jews “doesn’t violate [its] Community Standards.” The global social media giant made its determination in response to a complaint filed by B’nai Brith Canada. It took Facebook two hours to conclude that the post was acceptable, according...

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May 16, 2016

Remarks in the House following the Prime Minister's Apologies

Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Cariboo—Prince George. The House is built on centuries of democratic evolution in the mother of Parliament, Westminster, and for a century and a half here in the Canadian capital. Members of Parliament are guided by accumulated precedents, by...

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May 04, 2016

6 Month Reality Check

Today the Liberals are celebrating six months since being sworn into office. But while Liberals are cheering and patting each other on the back, they continue to deny their own failures and broken promises. Whether managing Canada’s economy, governing ethically, supporting Canada’s military or representing Canada on the international stage,...

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May 03, 2016

Physician Assisted Death Debate

Hon. Peter Kent (Thornhill, CPC):       Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Durham.     I think it is important for Canadians to realize that the legislation before us is neither the alpha nor the omega in the continuing conversations Canadians are having about physician-assisted death....

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